In this episode, fellow ASCD author Allie Rodman unpacks the term personalized professional learning and shares strategies for setting intentions for your next professional development. You’ll hear her suggestions for picking EdTech tools that personalize professional learning and how to use tech tools from the business world, too.
Personalized Professional Learning
Do you want to learn more about personalized professional learning?
Allie Rodman, ASCD author and an expert on the topic of personalized PD, shares her insights in this episode. You’ll hear how she defines it and what strategies are involved with setting intentions for your next professional development. She also talks about picking EdTech tools that personalize PD and using tech tools from the business world, too!
Listen to today’s episode to get a better understanding of personalized professional development. It will help you make informed decisions when choosing EdTech tools for your own use or to support your colleagues.
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Professional Development Tips
- First, professional learning should be purposeful.
- Next, leave room for personalization.
- Then, find complementary tools.
- Finally, use mobile and micro apps.
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